Convicted killer wins some relief in prison term

...from Aug. 24 to Sept. 12, 2009. Thomas robbed and attempted to rob several people, shooting at five of them, before and after he fatally shot 45-year-old Robert Lee Stone in the parking lot of a Circle K on Gordon Highway.Chief Judge...

Traffic to be slowed on Interstate 20 Sunday for Georgia Power maintenance work

...while Georgia Power performs maintenance work.Traffic will be slowed between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m. for 3 ½ miles before and after the Baker Place Road bridge, Columbia County Emergency and Operations Division Director Pam Tucker said.Columbia...

Music by Turner: REO Speedwagon still going strong

...necessarily easy to sing.Doughty: You are right! Kevin does have a vocal coach, and he does singing exercises long before ... and after ... we take the stage. (Laughing) We try to get him to get his own dressing room when we can so we don't...

Leonard Fournette, LSU top South Carolina

...The LSU band played South Carolina's alma mater before and after the game. And Tigers fans, who normally boo visiting...as they enter the stadium, applauded the Gamecocks before and after the game.South Carolina athletic director Ray Tanner...

Richmond, Columbia counties rank high for Interstate 20 wrecks

...communications officer for Georgia Department of Transportation, said studies comparing three years of crash data before and after cable installation show a 50 percent decrease in crashes and a 60 percent positive reduction in severity."That...

Drivers' safety must be a priorty for NASCAR

...MOORESVILLE, N.C. - NASCAR was working on safety issues before and after Adam Petty died 10 months ago. It was working on safety before and after Kenny Irwin and Tony Roper died in the past six months...

Other sports
School awaits program's OK

...to give formal approval at its Tuesday meeting to a before- and after-school program at Blue Ridge Elementary School...develop its own program. Evans Elementary has offered before- and after-school care for three years. Principal Scott Weinand...

Metro | Columbia County Board of Education
Opry House provided Nelson's springboard

...you would expect to encounter Willie Nelson. But there was the great bearded one, being his usual friendly self before and after a rare Opry guest appearance; shaking hands, signing autographs and having his photo taken with fans. Mr. Nelson...

Things to Do
Trainers give advice for staying cool in heat

...some other tips from Ellis and Sheila Cathcart, a certified athletic trainer in Aiken:-Hydrate at all times, before and after practice especially.-Rest. Give your body time to recover.-Don't forget to eat.-If you don't feel well...

Dr. E. Clayton Calhoun - (ASHEVILLE, N.C.)

...Texas, and Florida before being called to the mission field. He and his family served as missionaries to China both before and after World War II. After returning from China, he served several pastorates throughout Florida. In 1956 he became president...